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Zhaman Sauran Mosque

Travels through the ruins of ancient monuments and cities of Mangystau -

Tour from Astana to Mangystau (Mangyshlak Peninsula) -

Zhaman Sauran is an underground mosque, an architectural monument of ancient architecture, a sacred sacred place and a place of pilgrimage in the Mangystau region. The mosque is cut down in a thick limestone rock on the slope of Mount Karatau and consists of two rooms. Inside the first room there is a column around which a room is cut down, it gives support to the whole room and saves the vault from collapse, then a door leads to the second room, where an altar and a burial covered with white cloth are located. Inside the first room, a niche has been cut into the wall, perhaps this is a place for candles. The mosque is popular, here you can meet pilgrims and just travelers in the region.

How to get there, visit -

Zhaman Sauran Mosque is located 12 kilometers from the village of Zharmysh, Karatau Mountains, Mangyshlak Peninsula, Mangystau region, Republic of Kazakhstan.

Zhaman Sauran Underground Mosque in Mangystau region


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